Collection Details

Species: Pangium edule

Achariaceae Pangium edule
G.D. Weiblen WP2C0399

Collection Date: 8 June 2006
Determined By: unknown
Determination Date: 22 July 2007
Institution: LAE


Continent: Australia

Country: Papua New Guinea

Region: Madang

Closest Town: Wannang

DD Latitude: -5.23088

DD Longitude: 145.182

Min. Elevation: 115 m


Habitat Description: Primary lowland rainforest.

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Leaves used as poison for killing fish, fruits are edible, TREE to 37.17m in height, DBH 24.3cm, trunk height to foliage 24.65m, crown height 12.52m, crown width 2.8m, OUTER BARK with lenticels, FISSURES vertical, broad, BARK brown, light brown, CAMBIUM brown, WOOD yellow, LATEX absent, from 1 ha plot.

Max. Height: 37.17 m

Max. DBH: 24.3 cm